Android phones with Qualcomm Snapdragon processors may have security worry

Android phones powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon processor face a security worry as over 400 code vulnerabilities have been discovered by security researchers at Check Point. The researchers claimed that these “vulnerable pieces of code” were found within the Qualcomm Digital Signal Processor unit (DSP) chips. Check Point in an official blog post claimed that using […]

The Surface Duo, Microsoft’s first-ever Android phone, is $1,400

First, the 3577mAh battery is extremely small. A single-screen Galaxy S20 has a 4000mAh battery, and the Ultra version is at 5000mAh. Neither of those phones is trying to push dual 5.6-inch displays. Displays account for the vast majority of smartphone battery usage, and there will be no getting around the fact that two of […]

Android users warned to delete six apps containing sinister Joker malware that could cost you thousands

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The current state of Android TV: Waiting for a hero

This can be pretty awesome. Some of the more high-end models offer a game streaming service that let you mirror your gaming PC’s screen to play Skyrim or Civ VI, and the traditional home screen setup works for people who don’t want recommended feature films or popular YouTube videos up front and “in the way.” […]

See Google’s Android 11 statue in your living room with AR

Ultimately, Android 11 adds a host of useful features across the board. By adding more security and privacy update modules to the Play Store, Google is making sure that more devices can get these fixes without having to wait for a full system update. With 5G and foldables at the cusp of going mainstream, we’re […]

Google rolls out Android 11 with built-in screen recording, improved control over privacy and more

The latest version of Android operating system- Android 11 is now official. In a blog post, technology giant Google has announced the roll out of Android 11 with features like media controls, built-in screen recording, more control over data and privacy, and more. The OS is rolling out on select Pixel, OnePlus, Xiaomi, Oppo and […]

Android 11 features, release date, phones, Easter Egg and everything you need to know

Well, when we say ‘here for all’, we mean the final version of the Android 11 software has begun rolling out, though it’s not on all phones right now. You can see which smartphones are compatible with Android 11 below, and we’ll also mention phones from companies where the maker has confirmed the handset will […]

What Android gets right that the iPhone gets so wrong

Instead of relegating conversation notifications to the top of your screen, hiding them in the notification bar, Android overlays your screen with a little bubble with your buddy’s photo on it. The bubble will display the text of your friend’s notifications, and you can tap to expand or reply to the conversation. But, conveniently, it […]

Android 11 is now available, here’s what’s new

Security and System Updates Android 11 isn’t just about UI changes, though. Google is following in Apple’s footsteps by locking down permissions so that they’re much more difficult to abuse for data harvesting purposes. Now applications will ask you every time they need permission to access to your microphone, camera, or location — with the […]

5G phones in 2020: Galaxy Note 20, Pixel 5, OnePlus Nord, LG Velvet and more

HMD Global Though Nokia isn’t the phone giant that it was 15 years ago, it still launched a 5G phone. Known as the Nokia 8.3, the phone costs 599 euros ($650, £550 or AU$1,110) when it initially launched, and has “global 5G” capabilities. That means you can roam on 5G as you travel abroad — something we’ve […]